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Every artist is inspired by the past. In this class, students will explore images of prehistoric ceramic vessels, including animal vessels of ancient cultures.
They will use them as inspiration to create contemporary and modern ceramic vessels, sculpture, bottles, and bowls. Exaggeration and experimentation is encouraged.
Intermediate to advanced experience necessary.
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